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NetBeans Weekly News (Issue # 471 - Jan 24, 2011)

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NetBeans Weekly News (Issue # 471 - Jan 24, 2011)

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Project News

NetBeans Plugin: SCSS ("Sassy CSS") Support

SCSS is one of two syntaxes available for Sass, which is an extension of CSS that adds power and elegance to the basic language. Learn more about Sass here. This NetBeans community-contributed plugin adds support for editing SCSS files.

APIGen Plugin: PHP Project API Generator

The APIGen NetBeans plugin integrates API documentation generator APIGen into the NetBeans IDE and allows you to generate API documentation for PHP projects.

Community

NetBeans Community Poll: Next Version Control in NetBeans?

Serena Dimension, SourceSafe, Bazaar, Perforce? What version control would you want to see in NetBeans IDE? Tell us in the latest NetBeans Community Poll!

Revived: NetBeans Platform Romanian Localization

Romanian localization for the NetBeans Platform is back on track with new translator Stan Ioan Eugen. With 93% localization completed on the NetBeans Platform 7.0, join Eugen to get the project to 100%!

Tutorials

Webinar Replay - Java EE 6 with NetBeans and GlassFish

Did you miss the live Jan. 20th JavaEE 6, NetBeans, GlassFish webinar with Oracle evangelist Arun Gupta? The entire session is now available on-demand.

Videos: NetBeans Platform Service Architecture

These video replays feature Toni Epple delivering a NetBeans Platform training course to JUG Poznan. The videos give you a good overview of what happens in our popular training courses.

Adding Sub-projects to Project Types

Learn how to easily visualize modular architectures in tree hierarchies in Java Swing.

Calendar

NetBeans, JDK 7 and Java EE 6 at JFokus, Sweden (Feb. 14-16)

Join Oracle evangelists Arun Gupta, Alexis Moussine-Pouchkine, Roger Brinkley and Tomas Nilsson at JFokus 2011 in Stockholm, Sweden to learn about the latest features in Java EE, GlassFish and JDK 7, how the NetBeans IDE in tandem with these technologies helps developers be more productive, and more.

Oracle Sessions at JFokus:
The Java EE 6 Programming Model Explained
Java EE 6 Toolshow
Running your Java EE applications in the clouds
Learning Nuts & Bolts of Java EE 6 in a Code Intensive Tutorial
JDK7 Update
It's All About ME (Mobile and Embedded)

Articles

KLISS, Legislative Software on the NetBeans Platform

Built on the NetBeans Platform, KLISS (Kansas Legislative Information Systems) is legislative software created by Propylon, a firm that specializes in legislative and regulatory information processing and content management.

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